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Community 6 Jun 2017

Mayor launches Million Trees initiative

Mayor Phil Goff's programme to green our city by planting a million trees and shrubs across Auckland over three years will start with 170,000 plants in its first year.

Cycling 6 Jun 2017

Grey Lynn cycling and walking path opens

Celebrations were in order at Grey Lynn Park today as the community came out to mark the opening of a new shared path for cycling and walking from Great North Road to West End Road.

14-24 year olds 30 May 2017

Playground review: Macleans Park

We're taking a look at some of Auckland's best playgrounds. This week: Macleans Park, Eastern Beach.

Educational 24 May 2017

Fish return to Great Barrier waterway after 30 years

About 19km of isolated stream habitat on Aotea Great Barrier Island is accessible to native fish for the first time in three decades, thanks to local residents and public agencies.

Cultural 24 May 2017

Explore the Ōtuataua Stonefields

The Ōtuataua Stonefields Historic Reserve is an internationally significant heritage landscape and an important archaeological site near Māngere.

Parks / Outdoors 23 May 2017

Schizanthus shimmer in summer sun

The Auckland Domain Wintergarden is a wall of colour with a display of early-summer Schizanthus.

14-24 year olds 23 May 2017

Playground review: Mary Wilson Reserve

We're taking a look at some of Auckland's best playgrounds. This week: Mary Wilson Reserve, Rocky Bay, Waiheke Island.

14-24 year olds 16 May 2017

Playground review: Playtime Park

We're taking a look at some of Auckland's best playgrounds. This week: Playtime Park, Fynes Avenue, Stonefields.

Events38 Results

24 Apr 2024

A Whole World of Whales with Project Jonah @ Pakuranga Library

Come along to this FREE presentation by Project Jonah and find out about the amazing marine mamma...

24 Apr 2024

School Holidays in the Square - Pukekohe

A FREE day of games, activities, and entertainment that your whole family will enjoy

25 Nov 2023 - 26 Apr 2024

Food Truck Collective - West Auckland

Talented chefs create a range of incredible, authentic, vibrant food that bursts with flavour in...

27 Apr 2024

Bird monitoring workshop

Birds are often great species that show the positive impacts of other controls.

30 Sep 2023 - 27 Apr 2024

Pop Up Play - Myers Park

pot the water spouts, playful public art and even poetry.

29 Apr 2024 - 03 May 2024

Earthworkers: Regenerative Horticulture 101

Earthworkers is an education programme that focuses on the ability of plants to heal the planet,...

02 May 2024 - 04 May 2024

Food Truck Round Up 2024

Enjoy live music, atmospheric lighting, and cosy heaters and blankets to keep everyone warm.

03 May 2024

Introduction to pest plants (weeds) bilingual workshop

Join pest plant experts at our free introductory pest plant workshop delivered in Mandarin and En...